Firstly, I would like to thank all residents in the Chichester constituency who voted for me. It is a huge honour to be elected as your MP and I look forward to serving everybody to the best of my ability.
The continuing war in Syria, instability in Libya, major terrorist attacks in many countries, and the UK's changing relationship with the European Union were the backdrop for this year's Hammamet conference.
Last week I was interviewed by Richard Cockett at The Economist. Here is the resulting article which examines why with so many women in leadership positions in politics women are still under represented at every other level.
During a recent visit to Tokyo, Gillian Keegan, Director of Women2Win, met with a group consisting of academics, researchers, civil servants and journalists all focused on getting more women into the Diet of Japan.
A trust that runs three hospitals in West Sussex has been rated "outstanding" by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Gillian Keegan serves on the Board of Governors of the Western Sussex NHS Hospitals Foundation Trust.